Incident at Hawk's Hill

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G. K. Hall, 1974 - Badgers Fiction - 279 pages
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A shy, lonely six-year-old wanders into the Canadian prairie and spends a summer under the protection of a badger.

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Chapter book: Ben is a six year old extremely curious little boy is highly misunderstood by the majority of the people around him. He spends most of his time learning about animals and mimicking their ... Read full review

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First re-read of this since I was a kid. I loved it with my whole heart then, and was relieved to find that I still love it. This story, allegedly based on a true incident, is about a boy who lives ... Read full review

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Section 2
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Section 3
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Allan W. Eckert was born in Buffalo, New York on January 30, 1931. He served in the United States Air Force and attended the University of Dayton and Ohio State University. He was a historian, naturalist, novelist, poet, screenwriter and playwright. He wrote over 40 books during his lifetime including A Time of Terror: The Great Dayton Flood, Wild Season, The Silent Sky, The Frontiersmen, Wilderness Empire, The Conquerors, and A Sorrow in Our Heart: The Life of Tecumseh, which were all nominated for the Pulitzer Prize in literature. He received the Newbery Honor Book Award for Incident at Hawk's Hill. He also wrote almost all of the scripts for television's Wild Kingdom and adapted The Frontiersmen into the play Tecumseh! He died of prostate cancer on July 7, 2011 at the age of 80.

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